Latest Rita Moreno News



Rita Moreno To Co-star In New Sitcom

10th February 2014

Veteran entertainer Rita Moreno is returning to the small screen to co-star in a new sitcom co-created and executive produced...

Morgan Freeman To Present Sag Lifetime Achievement Award To Rita Moreno

15th January 2014

Morgan Freeman will present West Side Story star Rita Moreno with the 50th Lifetime Achievement Award at the Screen Actors...

Rita Moreno To Be Honoured With Screen Actors Guild Lifetime Achievement Award

23rd July 2013

Puerto Rican actress Rita Moreno will receive the SAG honour after her lifetime's solid career as a performer, according to...

Rita Moreno To Receive Screen Actors Guild's Highest Accolade

22nd July 2013

West Side Story icon Rita Moreno will be honoured for her career success with a special lifetime achievement award next...

Rita Moreno: 'Marlon Brando Romance Drove Me To Suicide Attempt'

18th February 2013

West Side Story star Rita Moreno has told how her turbulent romance with Marlon Brando plunged her into despair and...

Rita Moreno & Poncho Sanchez To Be Honoured By Latin Recording Academy

14th September 2012

Puerto Rican singer/actress Rita Moreno and salsa band leader Poncho Sanchez will be feted with lifetime achievement awards by the...

Ben Gazzara Tributes Pour In Following Death, Aged 81

6th February 2012

Tributes have been pouring in for one of the unsung stalwarts of the acting game, Ben Gazzara, after the veteran...

Dancers Feared Choreographer Jerome Robbins, Says Rita Moreno

14th November 2011

On the eve of the release of a 50th anniversary Blu-ray edition of Leonard Bernstein's West Side Story , the...

Fascinating Fact 7015

19th March 2009

JENNIFER LOPEZ has recreated RITA MORENO's sassy role as ANITA from classic movie musical WEST SIDE STORY for a new...

Moreno Claims First Fuego Lifetime Achievement Prize

14th February 2008

WEST SIDE STORY star RITA MORENO has been named the first Lifetime Achievement prize recipient at the inaugural Latina magazine...

Fascinating Fact 2310

27th October 2006

WEST SIDE STORY star RITA MORENO has signed on to play VINCENT D'ONOFRIO's mother in upcoming episodes of TV drama...

Minnelli To Be Honoured For Lifetime Achievement

23rd May 2006

LIZA MINNELLI will be honoured by actress BRITTANY MURPHY when the CABARET star is presented with the Julie Harris Award...

Brando's Godfather Script Fetches A Staggering $312,800

1st July 2005

Late movie legend MARLON BRANDO's personal script from the 1972 movie THE GODFATHER fetched a staggering $312,800 (GBP175,418) at a...

Broderick And Lane To Re-team For The Odd Couple Revival

18th November 2004

MATTHEW BRODERICK and NATHAN LANE are hoping to make stage magic together once again, by starring in a Broadway revival...

Dreyfuss Fumes At Censors

13th July 2004

Hollywood star RICHARD DREYFUSS has attacked American TV censors for heavily editing his new TV drama COP SHOP....